A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) strikes 115 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska (71 miles) on Thursday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/10/20 / 2020-10-22 21:40:02 / October 22, 2020 @ 9:40 pm. Id of earthquake: us7000cb62. Event ids that are associated: ak020dlvtesm, us7000cb62. The epicenter was at a depth of 19.35 km (12 miles). Exact location of event, depth 19.35 km, -159.851° West, 54.37° North. The temblor was reported at 21:40:02 / 9:40 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and twenty-four, in the last 10 days eight hundred and eleven, in the past 30 days eight hundred and thirty and in the last 365 days one thousand, one hundred and eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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